Review on Low Cost Adsorbents for Desulphurization of Liquid Fuels

Authors(2) :-Pratibha Gawande, Dr. Jayant Kaware

Adsorptive desulphurization method used for removal of sulphur from diesel and other liquid fuels.The presence of sulphur compounds in liquid fuels is always objectionable in the world due to their harmful effects on combustion.The various sulphur compounds generally found in diesel oil are mercaptants, sulfides and aromatic ring structured compounds thiophenes. In this paper we studies the use of various adsorbents which lower the overall percentage of sulphur level from diesel. Desulphurization separates sulphur from fuel, yielding elemental sulphur fuel contains sulphur in a more concentrated solid or liquid form. Sulphur in liquid fuels is present in thiols ,mercaptants, sulfides, disulfides ,thiophenes and derivatives. The desulphurization process is essentially adsorptive process.In present work; report on the application of different adsorbents for desulphurization of various petroleum fractions.

Authors and Affiliations

Pratibha Gawande
Datta Meghe College of Engineering, Airoli, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Dr. Jayant Kaware
Bhonsla College of Engineering & Research, Akola, Maharashtra, India

Desulphurization, Adsorption Adsorbents, Liquid Fuels, Sulphur

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 1 | January-February 2016
Date of Publication : 2016-01-25
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 108-112
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET162126
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

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Pratibha Gawande, Dr. Jayant Kaware, " Review on Low Cost Adsorbents for Desulphurization of Liquid Fuels, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp.108-112, January-February-2016.
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